Lepidothamnus intermedius

Lepidothamnus intermedius male cones
Lepidothamnus intermedius
Lepidothamnus intermedius juvenile
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Yellow silver-pine


Kingdom: Plantae > Phylum: Tracheophyta > Class: Pinopsida > Order: Pinales > Family: Podocarpaceae > Genus: Lepidothamnus > Species: Lepidothamnus intermedius
Juicy details

Growing in pakihi scrub around Karamea.

Looks a lot like rimu and a lot like kahikatea...
This used to be in the genus Dacrydium, hence the connection with rimu.

Somewhere in between.

Observations - Kahurangi Point - Mōkihinui